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Gold Dome: Denver Aims for 100-Percent Renewables

Tweet Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome is your weekly dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here. Under the Gold Dome will be in your inbox every Wednesday while the General Assembly is out of session. Following Denver Mayor Michael Hancock’s State of the City speech this week, Denver is outlining its plan to reduce its carbon footprint. In […]

Gold Dome: Primary Roundup

Tweet Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome is your weekly dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here. Under the Gold Dome will be in your inbox every Wednesday while the General Assembly is out of session. Democrat Jared Polis and Republican Walker Stapleton will be at the top of the ballot for the gubernatorial race, following yesterday’s primary. […]

Gold Dome: Polis Looks to be Gubernatorial Frontrunner

Tweet Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome is your weekly dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here. Under the Gold Dome will be in your inbox every Wednesday while the General Assembly is out of session. A study last year showed the U.S. Supreme Court has a problem with interrupting its female justices. Does the state Supreme Court […]

Gold Dome: Starting to Feel Like Campaign Season

Tweet Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome is your weekly dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here. Under the Gold Dome will be in your inbox every Wednesday while the General Assembly is out of session. Gov. John Hickenlooper yesterday signed bills intended to improve consumer privacy protections and the state’s driver’s license program for people living in […]

Gold Dome: Candidates Gearing up for Primaries

Tweet Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome is your weekly dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here. Under the Gold Dome will be in your inbox every Wednesday while the General Assembly is out of session. Gov. John Hickenlooper signed a bill reauthorizing the Colorado Civil Rights Commission until 2027. Colorado’s gubernatorial candidates will participate in a debate […]

Gold Dome: Tax Day, Continued

18 April 2018

Tweet Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome is your weekly dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here. The Internal Revenue Service is extending its tax filing deadline by one day to U.S. residents because of a technical glitch that affected the agency’s website. The DirectPay system on the IRS’ website was telling filers to return in the year 9999. […]

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Gold Dome: Primary Ballots Set for June

16 April 2018

Tweet Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome is your weekly dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here. In Colorado’s the gubernatorial race, Attorney General Cynthia Coffman’s run dies while Walker Stapleton and Greg Lopez find their way onto the Republican primary ballot and for the Democrats, Cary Kennedy and Jared Polis join Mike Johnston on the ballot. […]

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Gold Dome: Nathan Coats Named Next Supreme Court Chief

13 April 2018

Tweet Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome is your weekly dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here. Supreme Court Justice Nathan Coats will move to the center seat on the bench on June 30. Coats will take on the role left by Chief Justice Nancy Rice upon her retirement. Colorado’s governor and Democratic lawmakers are pushing for […]

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Gold Dome: Democrats Debate

12 April 2018

Tweet Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome is your weekly dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here. Three Democratic gubernatorial candidates faced off in a debate last night. Cary Kennedy, Mike Johnston and Donna Lynn largely saw eye to eye on major issues. Current Attorney General Cynthia Coffman talked with Westword about why she thinks she’s the […]

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Gold Dome: Walker Stapleton Seeks a New Path to the Primary Ballot

11 April 2018

Tweet Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome is your weekly dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here. Gubernatorial candidate Walker Stapleton is scrambling to find a new path onto the GOP ballot after saying a company his campaign hired to help him get on the June primary ballot via petitions committed fraud. A Denver District Court Judge […]

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Gold Dome: Republican State Assembly Coming Up

10 April 2018

Tweet Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome is your weekly dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here. Colorado’s Republican State Assembly will convene in Boulder on Saturday to nominate statewide candidates for the June primary. And current Attorney General and governor hopeful Cynthia Coffman might have the most to lose. A coalition of Colorado business groups has endorsed a […]

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Gold Dome: Denver Post Rallies Against its Owners

09 April 2018

Tweet Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome is your weekly dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here.  The former editor of the Denver Post is criticizing the paper’s hedge fund owner and asking for the newspaper to be sold to someone else. The local paper’s staffing woes are making national headlines as well. Consider State Rep. Paul […]

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Gold Dome: Lawmakers Consider New Sexual Harassment Policy

05 April 2018

Tweet Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome is your weekly dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here.  As state lawmakers near the end of a session defined almost exclusively by sexual harassment scandals, they will receive a consultant’s recommendations for improving a Capitol harassment policy with hopes of adopting a policy before the session ends in May […]

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Gold Dome: Coffman Weighs in on Oil and Gas Case

04 April 2018

Tweet Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome is your weekly dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here.  Colorado Attorney General Cynthia Coffman submitted a brief to the Colorado Supreme Court urging it to overturn a legal ruling that makes the protection of people and the environment the first priority in oil and gas drilling. A federal judge […]

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Gold Dome: Baumgardner Withstands Expulsion Attempt

03 April 2018

Tweet Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome is your weekly dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here.  Democrats were unable to oust Sen. Randy Baumgardner last night, despite Baumgardner facing three sexual harassment complaints and an independent investigation finding one of the allegations was “more likely than not” to have occurred. Govs. John Hickenlooper and John Kasich […]

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